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by la.khan
20 Feb 2020 13:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1018
Views: 211180

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Saw an item on Wion News ... Wion is a big gossip network. Do not post their theories. Have to disagree with you on Wion News. Are you sure you are referring to Wion News? I rank Wion News above TimesNow, India Today, CNN News, Republic TV, in quality. At least in the 9 PM slot. There are no debate...
by la.khan
19 Feb 2020 13:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1018
Views: 211180

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Saw an item on Wion News that a cargo vessel headed for Karachi, pakiland is held up in a port in Gujarat. DRDO personnel inspects it and find some prohibited hardware (dual use technology used in missile launches) as cargo listed for delivery to Karachi, pakiland. So, why would a ship carrying prec...
by la.khan
18 Feb 2020 23:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 3041
Views: 482599

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

Any updates on Vijay Mallya's extradition to India? It is months since any news got out. I was hoping that VM would be back in India by May 2019. What about the other dudes? Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksey, Lalit Modi etc.
by la.khan
20 Jan 2020 08:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 3946
Views: 432771

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

In 1981, Murdoch bought The Times, his first British broadsheet and, in 1985, became a naturalized U.S. citizen, giving up his Australian citizenship, to satisfy the legal requirement for U.S. television network ownership.[5] But for India, US government forced Indian Govt. to open Indian media to ...
by la.khan
22 Dec 2019 08:12
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1018
Views: 211180

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Something big has occurred in PoK in the last couple of days. Same news from multiple non-Indian sources :twisted: https://twitter.com/arifaajakia/status/1208034555044741120 Arif Aajakia @arifaajakia Breaking News From a confirm source Large scale Surgical strike in PoK. Doval sahib is busy on PoK i...
by la.khan
22 Dec 2019 07:58
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3517
Views: 624367

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

Something big has occurred in PoK in the last couple of days. Same news from multiple non-Indian sources :twisted: https://twitter.com/arifaajakia/status/1208034555044741120 Arif Aajakia @arifaajakia Breaking News From a confirm source Large scale Surgical strike in PoK. Doval sahib is busy on PoK i...
by la.khan
13 Dec 2019 07:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 3041
Views: 482599

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

As per Google, Labour has the lead, as of now.

Party and leader Seats Share Count
Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn 10 43.5% 2,58,601
Conservative Party Boris Johnson 6 41.4% 2,85,582

Did Britain shoot itself in the foot/head/whatever? :eek:
by la.khan
11 Nov 2019 07:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 528649

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Why is thread still around even after reaching its 72? :eek:

IB4TL! :lol:
by la.khan
09 Nov 2019 17:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion
Replies: 1043
Views: 94299

Re: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion

:?: Does the 5 acres have to be in Ayodhya? Or, can it be 5/7/10 kms away too? I hope state & central govt allot the land 10+ kms away so that there is no problem in future.
by la.khan
09 Nov 2019 13:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion
Replies: 1043
Views: 94299

Re: The Ram Janmbhoomi Verdict: News and Discussion

Regarding 5 acres, some land of SP/BSP/INC leaders must be given for this purpose :rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl: A damaad/son-in-law of a Italian lady should be able to fork this out by himself. For the distinguished gent, 5 acres may not be even chillar/change. :P Does the undisputed land around the2.7 a...
by la.khan
31 Oct 2019 08:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 6692
Views: 657750

Re: 2019 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

Had a long time in the making ... Had advised family and friends who would listen around the time Aadhar case was in the SC. My guess then was about 10 years for all India coverage. https://twitter.com/monikahalan/status/1189418783850385408 Monika Halan @monikahalan If the government has the courag...
by la.khan
31 Oct 2019 08:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 528649

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Atmavik wrote:BTW those wires are not suspension wires. they are there just for show.

So, what exactly is that structure? Some kind of an elevated corridor for mass transit (for ex. rail)? How did so many people get on top of it? How do they come down? I ask because I have never seen anything like that before :-?
by la.khan
29 Oct 2019 17:05
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3410
Views: 546262

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

From Firstpost: From anti-immigration views to neo-Nazi far-right background, parties of many MEPs visiting Kashmir have hard stance on Islam These are the EU MPs that are causing so much of grief to people on this forum? Our guys (MAD, MEA Jaishankar) may have gamed this well to the point of "...
by la.khan
20 Oct 2019 15:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 528649

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Currently, the LOC seems to be very hot :twisted: Multiple sources confirming what Babaji has been saying. Firstpost: Army attacks terror launch pads in PoK with artillery guns, Pakistan army accuses India of targeting civilians to 'justify false claims' Swarajya: Stunning New Details Emerge In Indi...
by la.khan
20 Oct 2019 13:49
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 528649

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

babaji reporting big action by IA/Arty in napakistan... अर्ध-सन्यासी (Half Hermit) As per my pigeon in PoK , Local media of neelum valley is reporting 26 civilians casualties. Exact no of Pak Army casualties are not available but possibility of heavy casualties.There is chaos everywhere in Neelum V...
by la.khan
27 Sep 2019 12:37
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Radar - Specs & Discussions
Replies: 961
Views: 228456

Re: Radar - Specs & Discussions

With AESA radar Uttam coming up well, it may be fitted to Tejas IOC/FOC/Mk1A/MWF/whatever. Which other fighter jet in IAF can we fit Uttam? May be Mig 29, M2K, Su 30MKI. If Uttam can fit in Tejas, it should be no difficulty to fit in other jets. How much of a testing effort is needed for the IAF to ...
by la.khan
16 Sep 2019 10:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Chandrayan-2 Mission
Replies: 2219
Views: 289303

Re: Chandrayan-2 Mission

It is simply reading data from some raw files and generating the plots. Python is being used here for visualization and not to control CY2. ... Coming back to performance, C/C++ beats Python and java hands down. If you can code in assembly then nothing better than that. Extremely fast and compact. ...
by la.khan
16 Sep 2019 08:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Chandrayan-2 Mission
Replies: 2219
Views: 289303

Re: Chandrayan-2 Mission

twitter This zoom-in of the #Chandrayaan2 lander doppler observations show that the start of the fine braking phase seems to have gone according to plan (at 20:18:20 UTC), and something unexpected happened 15 seconds into the fine braking phase. Source: https://github.com/tammojan/satellite_analysi...
by la.khan
10 Sep 2019 08:43
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3517
Views: 624367

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

As per the latest from Babaji, अर्ध-सन्यासी (Half Hermit) @bababanaras 6h ago आज कत्ल की रात है। पाकिस्तानी सेना और आतंकियों के लिए। मोहर्रम में कोहर्रम। जय हिंद की सेना। अर्ध-सन्यासी (Half Hermit) @bababanaras 6h ago Terrorists launch pads are on target across the LoC in Kotli district of PoK. Rang...
by la.khan
09 Sep 2019 07:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 528649

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

The baba speaks...important new info. Having followed him for several months...I have found him reliable. Infact,eg he had hinted 1 day before 370 went, that tomorrow will be a big day for Kashmir. Many such examples...he is the twitter arm of the indian army. https://twitter.com/bababanaras/status...
by la.khan
13 Aug 2019 12:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K Union Territory-2019
Replies: 3410
Views: 546262

Re: J&K Union Territory-2019

BJP wouldnt have touched Article 370 if Kashmir had Hindu majority, says Congress leader P Chidambaram-- Times Well, I was under the impression that introducing religion was against the rules. Anyways, so, let us see, "if Kashmir had Hindu majority" and since Congress had been in power fo...
by la.khan
22 Jul 2019 16:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Chandrayan-2 Mission
Replies: 2219
Views: 289303

Re: Chandrayan-2 Mission

Neela wrote:Clinical stuff from ISRO. Helium leak issue found. Communicated. Problem analysis done. Issue fixed. New launch date announced. Launched.
You wont get this even in pvt industries

Looks like ISRO practices Agile/XP/Lean/Kanban 8) :twisted: :mrgreen:
by la.khan
12 Jul 2019 12:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 528649

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

Can somebody (or many) list out the names of those in the photo in order? Much obliged. I can only recognize these: Seated (from left) 4. Manish Tiwary (India) 5. Sherry Rehman (Pakistan) 6. S.K. Singh (India) Former diplomat K.C. Singh (India) Middle Row (from Left) 8. Lt. Gen Syed Ata Has...
by la.khan
20 Jun 2019 08:06
Forum: Military Issues Archive
Topic: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion
Replies: 5105
Views: 829011

Re: Operation Balakot: News & Discussion

ramana wrote:India won even more than whats known.

:?: While we have an inkling of an idea of what we hit in Balakot, any info (either open source or even chaiwala) on what we hit in Chakoti & Muzzafarabad?
by la.khan
14 Jun 2019 00:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - May 1, 2019
Replies: 2904
Views: 528649

Re: Terroristan - May 1, 2019

chetak wrote:In the meanwhile, back at the ranch, guess what our geriatric commando is up to

I don't think Bachchan Sr. did that. There was a news item that AB Sr. Twitter account was hacked.
Amitabh Bachchan becomes victim of cybercrime, Twitter account hacked
by la.khan
07 Jun 2019 10:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread
Replies: 1351
Views: 155285

Re: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread

Perhaps BJP needs to take advantage of the situation, attract the remaining 6 and close Congress shop in TG for good.. One of the six Cong(I) MLAs is TPCC head honcho Uttam Kumar Reddy who got elected to LS in GE2019. So, he needs to resign from TS legislature. BJP needs to find a strong candidate ...
by la.khan
07 Jun 2019 08:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread
Replies: 1351
Views: 155285

Re: Kerala, Andhra and Tamil Nadu - news and strategy thread

NEWS18 » POLITICS1-MIN READ 12 of 18 Congress MLAs in Telangana Dump Party After Election Rout, Seek to 'Merge' With TRS If the Speaker accepts their request, the Congress may lose the Opposition party status as its strength will come down to just six. Just see the situation in TS. With 12 Cong(I) ...
by la.khan
25 May 2019 16:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 146540

Re: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion

Finance: Piyush Goyal Home: Rajnath Singh Defence: Suresh Prabhu External Affairs: Nirmala Sitharaman HRD: Amit Shah Railways: Shivraj Singh Chauhan Transport: Nitin Gadkari Commerce: Retd. Gen. V. K. Singh I&B: Smriti Irani Civil Aviation: ???? Tourism: ???? Agriculture: ???? Coal/power: ???? T...
by la.khan
23 May 2019 10:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 146540

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

INC LoO ke aas paas hay, lag bhag :mrgreen:
Source: https://www.firstpost.com/

Leads: 535/543

BJP: 285
NDA: 339

INC: 54
UPA: 93
Others: 103
by la.khan
23 May 2019 10:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 146540

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Source: https://www.firstpost.com/

Leads: 530/543

BJP: 285
NDA: 337

INC: 55
UPA: 95
Others: 98
by la.khan
23 May 2019 10:13
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 146540

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

BJP equals its previous score in GE2014 :twisted:

Source: https://www.firstpost.com/

Leads: 526/543

BJP: 282
NDA: 335

INC: 55
UPA: 95
Others: 96
by la.khan
23 May 2019 10:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 146540

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Source: https://www.firstpost.com/

Leads: 523/543

BJP: 276
NDA: 329

INC: 57
UPA: 98
Others: 96
by la.khan
23 May 2019 10:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 146540

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Source: https://www.firstpost.com/

Leads: 518/543

BJP: 275
NDA: 328

INC: 57
UPA: 97
Others: 93
by la.khan
23 May 2019 10:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 146540

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Source: https://www.firstpost.com/

Leads: 511/543

BJP: 273
NDA: 323

INC: 57
UPA: 95
Others: 93
by la.khan
23 May 2019 09:56
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 146540

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Source: https://www.firstpost.com/

Leads: 493/543

BJP: 260
NDA: 311

INC: 57
UPA: 96
Others: 86
by la.khan
23 May 2019 09:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 146540

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Source: https://www.firstpost.com/

Leads: 483/543

BJP: 254
NDA: 304

INC: 57
UPA: 96
Others: 83
by la.khan
23 May 2019 09:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 146540

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Source: https://www.firstpost.com/

Leads: 476/543

BJP: 253
NDA: 303

INC: 58
UPA: 97
Others: 76
by la.khan
23 May 2019 09:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2019 General Elections : Results Discussion
Replies: 2982
Views: 146540

Re: 2019 General Elections News and Discussion

Source: https://www.firstpost.com/

Leads: 453/543

BJP: 236
NDA: 285

INC: 59
UPA: 96
Others: 72

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